Fishing Industry

The fishing industry was untill the 1960's, Great Yarmouths major industry. It was a sad day when this ended. The second photo database shows the last market held on the fish wharf

 Type Title

Drifters

Coming into the Harbour.

Drifters

Fishing Fleet Moored

Drifters

Fishing Fleet

Drifters

Crowded

Drifters

Fishing Fleet Drifters Crowded In

Drifters

Leaving the harbour to fish.

Gathering

Hard Work

Gathering

The Harvest

Gutting

Scotch Girls

Gutting

Scotch Girls

Gutting

Scotch Girls

Gutting

Deep Farlane

Gutting

Cooper and Scots Girls

Gutting

Scotch girls relaxing.

Landing Herring

1960's

Landing Herring

1960's

Landing Herring

1960's

Landing Herring

1960's

Landing

Unloading from Hold

Landing

Unloading from Drifters

Landing

Unloading Catch

Landing

Unloading using baskets

Landing

Unloading Herring

Landing

Unloading Herring

Landing

Off to Market

Landing Herring

Fishwharf before 1914

Landing

Unloading the fish.

Landing

 

Fish Market

Busy fish market

Fish Market

Fish Cart

Fish Market

Fish Cart

Fish Market

Crowd

Fish Market

Herring Troughs

Market

Ready to Export

Market

Barrels ready for transport.

Fishing Nets

 

Packing

Boxes for packing

Waste

Too many fish

Waste

Over fishing caused waste.

Waste

 
 

 Type Title

FF305

Fertile

FR399

Honeydew

FR305

Fertile

Landing

Prepare to land

Landing

 

Landing

 

Landing

 

Landing

 

Landing

 

Landing

 

Landing

 

Market

Fishwharf

Market

Packing Herring

Market

Fish cart

Market

 

Market

Auctioneer waits

Market

 

Market

 

Market

 

Market

Auction underway

Market

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